Policing Is Killing Black Disabled People. Centering Intersectionality Is Critical to Reducing Harm.

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Urban Institute

This blog post examines how policing disproportionally targets and harms Black disabled people, and how intersecting systems of oppression compound harm for disabled Black people specifically. It also includes a discussion of how policies to address police violence can center Black disabled people to improve equity.

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